Lake Coeur d'Alene
Scenic Byway

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Begins at the junction of Interstate 90 and Idaho 97 and follows Idaho 97 south and east along Lake Coeur d'Alene to Idaho 3.


35.8 miles. Allow 1.5 hours.


Idaho 97 is a two-lane, winding road with no passing lanes and can be icy in the winter.


When to see it
Year round. Eagle watching is great in December and January.


Special attractions
Lake Coeur d'Alene; Mineral Ridge Trail at Beauty Bay; Caribou Ridge National Recreation Trail.

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